Lot 262 of 350:
Nuremberg Chronicle Leaf Book - John Henry Nash  

Click image to enlarge
Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyer's Premium):$510
Estimate:
$400 - $600

Title:
The Nuremberg Chronicle or, The Book of Chronicles from the Beginning of the World, the most famous German picture books of the fifteenth century... a monograph... with a leaf from the first Latin edition
Author:
Bullen, Henry Lewis
Place:
San Francisco
Publisher:
John Henry Nash for the Book Club of California
Date:
1930
Description:

XXV pp. Illustrated with a tipped-in leaf from the first Latin edition of the Nuremberg Chronicle, plus frontispiece and reproductions in the text. (Folio), original leather-backed marbled boards. Prospectus laid in. No. 10 of 300 copies.

Original leaf is folio cclrxxviiii, with a large woodcut on each page, both of cites; "Anglia" and "Hilpania." The second of the club's many leaf books. BCC 38.

Lot Amendments
Condition:
A fair amount of loss to spine strip, but label still attached; original leaf with toning/staining to margins, interior sound; very good.
 
Item number:
291751
Shipping info:

We have a full service shipping department to ensure proper packing and safe delivery of purchases at reasonable cost. We are specialists at packing and shipping books and works on paper.   All lots purchased by the same client are combined for shipping in order to keep the cost as economical as possible.  Our preferred method for domestic shipments is UPS Ground but we can also ship via FedEx or USPS Priority Mail. We do NOT ship USPS Media Mail under any circumstances.For international orders we select the most appropriate carrier depending on the value and weight of the items purchased.  We are happy to accommodate special arrangements by request.

Invoices are sent out the day following the auction and include a minimum $10 handling fee plus actual shipping and insurance charges.

Shipping estimates can be obtained  by contacting [email protected] prior to the auction.

 

Terms and conditions

CONTRACTS

All accepted bids are contracts and are considered final and non withdrawable.

BUYER'S PREMIUM

A buyer's premium of 20% will be applied to all purchases.

ONLINE BIDDING

The person posting the bids online has to be the person who has registered for the auction.